Making Democracy Work

Election Information You Need

Election Questions Answered!

Your Go-To Voter Tool: Vote411

Vote411 is the League's voter service resource. A tool created for you, the voter! Compare candidates, read the background and pros and cons of the Constitutional Amendments, and review what you need to vote in Virginia.

In the run-up to a General Election, you will find our Candidates Guide here. During the rest of the year, you will find links to information about your elected officials, your polling place, and your registration status.

Upcoming Elections

General Election Date: Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 General Election and Special Elections

Deadline to register to vote, or update an existing registration, is Monday, October 16, 2017

Deadline to request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you is 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 31, 2017. Your request must be received by your Registrar by 5:00 p.m.

To learn more about important Election dates and voter deadlines, go Virginia Department of Elections.

Learn about the High School Bond Referendum, the Falls Church City government has a video of the forum.

Learn about and compare the candidates who want to serve and represent You! Check out

Register to Vote!

To register to vote, you can register online or change your registration at, or you can download the voter registration application. You can also meet your Falls Church city staff at the Falls Church City Registrar located at 300 Park Avenue, Suite 101.

Register, then Vote!

Please remember that photo identification is required to vote in person in Virginia. And, a photo ID is not required if you vote via absentee ballot.

To learn more about Absentee voting, voter identification, upcoming election dates, and how to become a candidates, visit City of Falls Church Election's website.

For all of your questions, contact the Falls Church Office of Voter Registration and Elections office at 703-248-5085 (TTY 711), or visit the Virginia State Board of Elections website for more information or call 1-800-552-9745.

Candidate Forums: Meet your candidates!

Join your community to learn about the people who want to represent you! Ask questions and compare the candidates' answers.

City Council Candidate Forum: Friday, Oct 13 in the City Council Chamber from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

School Board Candidate Forum: Friday, Oct 20 in the City Council Chamber from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

Here's what's on Your ballot

State level races:


Lieutenant Governor

Attorney General

House Delegate

Candidates for Commissioner of Revenue: Thomas D. Clinton

Candidates for Treasurer: Jody Acosta

Candidates for Sheriff: S. Stephen Bittle

Candidates for City Council:

David F. Snyder

C. Ross Litkenhous

Daniel X. "Dan" Sze

Marybeth D. Connelly

Spencer P. E. Parsons

Daniel K. "Dan" Maller

Candidates for School Board:

Gregory John Anderson

Alison B. Kutchma

Shawna E. Russell

Lawrence L. Webb 

Richard J. Crespin

Shannon A. Litton

High School Bond Referendum

Learn about past Election issues and former candidates

The League of Women Voters of Falls Church maintains an archive of voters' guides it has prepared to inform voters about their choices at the polls.

Fall 2016

Fall 2015

Fall 2014

Fall 2013

Fall 2012

Spring 2012

Fall 2011

Fall 2010

Spring 2010

Fall 2009